Eugene Vodolazkin writes on using the language of the past to construct new meaning for the present, and the medieval and postmodern influences for his new novel Laurus.
Andrey Kurkov, Vice-President of Ukrainian PEN, reports on his country’s revolution and counter-revolution after the first year
Robert Chandler writes about one of the hidden gems in The Penguin Book of Russian Poetry
Alina Bronsky, Russian-born but writing in German, charts the challenges and opportunities faced by the multilingual author
Robert Chandler writes from the first Russian conference on Vasily Grossman, author of the monumental Life and Fate,
Andrey Kurkov reports on the latest news from Ukraine,